Honors and Appointments

Recipient, Capitol Pride’s Director’s Award for Family, June, 2005.

Elected Member, American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, Spring 2005.

Recipient, Woman’s Monthly Community Service Award, March, 2000.

Recipient, American University 1999 University Faculty Award for Outstanding Teaching – Adjunct Appointment.

Member, Board of Directors of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, January, 1997 to September, 2000.

Recipient, Whitman-Walker Lesbian Services Program Community Service Award, 1997.

Member, Federal Judicial Nominating Commission for the District of Columbia, August 1993 to present. (Appointed by Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton).

Faculty, Workshop for Judges on AIDS and Tuberculosis, sponsored by User Liaison Program, U.S. Public Health Service, April 15-17, 1993.

Vice-Chair, District of Columbia Taxicab Commission; May, 1987 to November, 1991; Chair, Panel on Adjudication; October, l989 to November, 1991. (Appointed by Mayor Marion Barry).

Recipient, Gertrude Stein Democratic Club Jerome Heilman Community Service Award, 1987.